Former Burundi President Col. Jean-Baptiste Bagaza Dies In Belgium At 69
Former Burundian President Rtd Colonel Jean Baptiste Bagaza is dead. He was 69 years old.
Bagaza passed away Wednesday morning at the hospital of St. Elizabeth Brixelles, Brussels where he was receiving treatment.
This was confirmed in a presidential statement issued Wednesday morning.
The deceased served as the troubled country’s leader from 1976 to 1987.